Thursday, December 11, 2014
Local master chef Cheng Yen-chi, better known as Ah-chi-shih (阿基師), yesterday admitted to having hugged and kissed a fan after being caught visiting motels twice with the same woman by paparazzi., 1 Comment
A popular female participant in the Sunflower Movement yesterday reached out to her online friends and fan base on Facebook, seeking recommendations for legal counsel to represent her against an individual from Hong Kong who allegedly leaked a controversial video to local Chinese-language tabloid Next Magazine (壹週刊) in which she purportedly solicits money for sex., 5 Comments
Kuomintang (KMT) acting Chairman Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) denied rumors yesterday of any interest in the KMT chairman position or a partnership with Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平) for the 2016 presidential election.
Taiwan could complete the construction of its first self-built submarine by 2024, Vice Defense Minister Kao Tien-chung (高天忠) said yesterday.
The National Development Council said that Taiwan was ranked the best performer in the knowledge-based economy in Asia early this year by the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
Toll booth data showed that the electronic toll collection (ETC) system resulted in a 12.4 percent cut in carbon emissions, a researcher said yesterday.
The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) warned that a continental cold air mass is expected to push down temperatures across Taiwan starting today, until Sunday.
Chinese visitors to Taiwan's outlying islands will no longer have to apply for travel permits in advance starting Jan. 1 next year, in a campaign aimed at promoting tourism in those areas, the Interior Ministry announced Wednesday.
Taiwan's Air Force is planning to purchase new advanced trainer jets between 2017 and 2021 to replace its aging fleet of F-5E/F jet fighters and AT-3 jet trainers, Air Force chief of staff said yesterday.
Kaohsiung City Government officials led a delegation Monday to visit their counterparts in China in an effort to boost maritime tourism on both sides of the Taiwan Strait by pushing for various concessions, including 72-hour visa-free transit for cruise ship passengers.